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2023 Ash Wednesday Service

As we begin the Lenten season, the General Board of Church and Society invites you to a service to re-commit ourselves to the restorative work of justice, peace, and reconciliation.

2023 Ash Wednesday (Portrait)

Rev. Camille Henderson-Edwards, GBCS Director of Health, Gender, and Economic Justice, will be presiding.

The Service will take place:

  • Wednesday, February 22, 2023
  • 12:00PM - 1:00PM EST
  • Simpson Memorial Chapel (Mask Required), United Methodist Building 100 Maryland Ave N.E., Washington, DC 20002

The Service will also be live online via Zoom. At the time and date, connect here.

For questions, contact Dr. Jessica M. Smith (, GBCS Senior Executive Director Research, Planning and Spiritual Formation.